Empathy as an expression of emotions and mood in English lingvoculture



  • Gulnoza I. Narmurodova Senior Lecturer, Department of General Linguistics, Uzbek State World Languages University, Tashkent, Uzbekistan


compassion, culture, emotion, empathy, expression, mentality, synonyms sympathy


This article provides information on the expression of feelings in expressing sympathy in English culture. There are a lot of emotions. The way they are expressed is special and unique for each culture and is influenced by various historical, social, and cultural factors. Therefore, as there are people in the world, there are as many ways to express sympathy. Each person chooses for himself how to express joy, sorrow, compassion, or simply remain silent and stay on the sidelines. The study of the verbal expression of sympathy allows us to assert that a sympathetic attitude can induce a person to the following speech actions - the expression of sympathy or condolences. Various factors influence the choice of a specific speech act. Emotions such as sympathy and condolence are aimed at establishing speech contact and maintaining speech and social relations with the interlocutor, at regulating them.


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Narmurodova, G. I. (2021). Empathy as an expression of emotions and mood in English lingvoculture. International Journal of Linguistics, Literature and Culture, 7(6), 506-510. https://doi.org/10.21744/ijllc.v7n6.1977



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